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Grateful Dead Live at Rambler Room, Loyola College on 1978-11-17

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Grateful Dead Live at Rambler Room, Loyola College on 1978-11-17

Acoustic Set:
01. Winin' Boy Blues [4:11]
02. Tom Dooley [3:40]
03. This Time Forever* [5:43]
04. Deep Elem Blues [3:33]
05. KC Moan [4:41]
06. Knockin' On Heaven's Door [7:59]
07. Big Boy Pete [3:08]
08. Jack-A-Roe [4:52]
09. Dark Hollow [4:35]
10. Oh Boy [2:34]

Total Time: 0:44:56

Collection GratefulDead
Band/Artist Grateful Dead
Venue Rambler Room, Loyola College
Location Chicago, IL

Source Soundboard
Lineage sbd > ?? > shn > Wav > Flac
Transferred by audiohead22


Remaster Notes:
--Clip Restoration: attenuation -4.5dB
--Left Channel: amplified -0.5dB
--Hiss Reduction: reduced -30dB (compensated for afterwards with FFT & EQ)
--FFT: 16Hz-22Hz raised to -80dB, and Subharmonics reduced
--EQ'ed and retracked to match intro's of each song
--Several reel glitches repaired, too many to list
--Fade out on 'Oh Boy' from source, fades out on Jerry's closing dialog not on song
--No crossfading was done

All editing done on Cool Edit Pro 2.1 by Audiohead22 (, 2008-2-18.
Enjoy All! Peace~


Reviewer: quelots - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - November 17, 2013
Subject: Lovely rare gem.
Just beautiful. The "Knockin'" is one for the ages, acoustic or electric. This is precisely why I love the "shows on this day in history" link, as I would not have stumbled upon this without it. I'm grinning from ear to ear as I stream this, as it brightens my Sunday morning while I wait for the American football games to begin. Drop whatever you're doing RIGHT NOW and stream this. You will not be disappointed. Peace and love, folks.

Reviewer: njpg - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - November 18, 2012
Subject: Very sweet set.
I prefer this to any of the acoustic sets they did in '80.
Reviewer: doug_the_dude - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - November 17, 2012
Subject: --
This source fixes a lot of glitches and gives it a very, *very* cozy, intimate feeling. Truly a treasure - it will be damned near impossible not to grin ear to ear while they play Big Boy Pete.
Reviewer: erik65 - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - November 17, 2011
Subject: Amazing
quality and great performance; nice slide work, interesting 4 man sound with no keys and only Mickey on percussion. Thanks for the link to the pics CB- funny to see them on such a small stage/ college setting.
Reviewer: Pangolin22 - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - February 28, 2011
Subject: Absolute Gem
This obsure gem is ragged, raw, intimate, off the cuff and seems to epitomize the Dead while playing very little of their standard fare. Even for their acoustic sets, the song selections are unusual.
This is a must hear!
Reviewer: JustAFloatingSage - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - April 29, 2009
Subject: sweet show
very having the Dead on the couch in the living room....nice audio...unusual song list (in my limited listening experience)
Reviewer: cb18201 - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - November 20, 2008
Subject: pics pics pics!

go here for pics of this awesome show

this is also the best version of this show on the archive
Reviewer: Magnetosphere - - July 5, 2008
Subject: Check out the Compendium for more
This show is detailed nicely in the Deadhead's Taping Compendium, volume 2, by a guy who went to the show. He said there were only about 75 people in attendance (in a small university room) and it was an incredible experience for everyone there. I'm enjoying listening to this one after reading his firsthand account.
Reviewer: batcaver - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - June 16, 2008
Subject: I love it! What is it?
It's interesting to hear what I assume is Phil playing finger style with a sound similar to Working Man's Dead. The song selection is great with several I hadn't heard them do.

Anone have more background on this?
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